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Posted on: October 14, 2019

Now Accepting Board & Commission Applications


Are you interested in becoming involved in your local government?  Do you have the time to give, at max, a few hours one evening a month to your community?  If so, please consider applying for a position on one of our many Boards or Comm...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Fall Clean Up Day Event


The Public Works Department in conjunction with our Solid Waste Services Provider offer two free Cleanup Day Events each year to our residents.  The events offer multiple services including bulk item disposal (furniture, appliances, limbs, brush,...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

It's Scarecrow Time!

Scarecrow Fest Flyer

The Midlothian Downtown Business Association is holding their annual Scarecrow Festival. The scarecrows will be setup beginning October 14 and will remain on display until November 19. Judging will be conducted November 9 at the Wine & Arts Festival.

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Scam Alert

Scam Calls

The Midlothian Police Department has been notified that residents are receiving calls from a male using the name, Kevin Scott, claiming to work for Midlothian PD. The caller ID displays the non-emergency number (972-775-3333) through a spoof device. He in...
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Posted on: September 15, 2019



On or about October 1, 2019, the City of Midlothian Water Treatment Plant will change disinfectants and convert from chloramines to free chlorine. This change is intended to benefit our customers by reducing the levels of disinfection byproducts (DBP’s) i...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

New President / CEO of Midlothian Economic Development

Kyle Kinateder

Join us in welcoming Kyle Kinateder as the new President and CEO of Midlothian Economic Development.

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Downtown Master Plan in Progress

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The City of Midlothian is currently working with Freese & Nichols, Inc. to develop a Downtown Master Plan. Please visit our project website for meeting details, an online survey open through October 1st, or to send us a comment.

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Posted on: September 16, 2019

House Bill 2439

Texas Capitol

In an interview with Waxahachie Daily Light, our City Manager and Assistant City Manager discuss how HB 2439, effective September 1, 2019, has taken away local control over building standards.

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Northridge Water Line Reconstruction

Water Line Reconstruction Sign

The water line reconstruction project in Northridge is well underway. Please be aware of possible traffic delays along N. 9th St. between Pebble Creek & Sunset Dr. during this project. Take precautions to ensure everyone's safety in the work zone.

Posted on: July 31, 2019

Burn Ban in Effect

County wide burn ban

The Ellis County Commissioner’s Court voted in favor of issuing a county-wide burn ban in their meeting held on Tuesday, July 30, 2019. EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, Ellis County is under a burn ban. This includes all unincorporated areas of Ellis County.